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11 The sons of (A)Levi were Gershon, Kohath, and Merari.

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17 (A)These were the sons of Levi by their names: Gershon, Kohath, and Merari.

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16 The sons of Levi were (A)Gershon,[a] Kohath, and Merari. 17 These are the names of the sons of Gershon: Libni and Shimei. 18 The sons of Kohath were Amram, Izhar, Hebron, and Uzziel. 19 The sons of Merari were Mahli and Mushi. Now these are the families of the Levites according to their fathers: 20 Of Gershon were Libni his son, Jahath his son, (B)Zimmah his son, 21 [b]Joah his son, [c]Iddo his son, Zerah his son, and [d]Jeatherai his son. 22 The sons of Kohath were [e]Amminadab his son, (C)Korah his son, Assir his son, 23 Elkanah his son, Ebiasaph his son, Assir his son, 24 Tahath his son, Uriel his son, Uzziah his son, and Shaul his son. 25 The sons of Elkanah were (D)Amasai and Ahimoth. 26 As for Elkanah, the sons of Elkanah were [f]Zophai his son, [g]Nahath his son, 27 [h]Eliab his son, Jeroham his son, and Elkanah his son. 28 The sons of Samuel were [i]Joel the firstborn, and Abijah [j]the second. 29 The sons of Merari were Mahli, Libni his son, Shimei his son, Uzzah his son, 30 Shimea his son, Haggiah his son, and Asaiah his son.

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  1. 1 Chronicles 6:16 Heb. Gershom, an alternate spelling for Gershon, vv. 1, 17, 20, 43, 62, 71
  2. 1 Chronicles 6:21 Ethan, v. 42
  3. 1 Chronicles 6:21 Adaiah, v. 41
  4. 1 Chronicles 6:21 Ethni, v. 41
  5. 1 Chronicles 6:22 Izhar, vv. 2, 18
  6. 1 Chronicles 6:26 Zuph, v. 35; 1 Sam. 1:1
  7. 1 Chronicles 6:26 Toah, v. 34
  8. 1 Chronicles 6:27 Eliel, v. 34
  9. 1 Chronicles 6:28 So with LXX, Syr., Arab.; cf. v. 33 and 1 Sam. 8:2
  10. 1 Chronicles 6:28 Heb. Vasheni

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